The Core X emerges as the go-to single I/O Thunderbolt 3 eGPU enclosure that can pair with almost all graphics cards and Thunderbolt 3 laptops.
— eGPU.io

AVAILABLE MODELS

Razer Core X   |   Razer Core X Chroma™



core x comparison

Razer Core X

Razer Core X Chroma™

Power Supply

Internal ATX 650W
Internal ATX 700W

Laptop Power Delivery (USB-C)

100W
100W

Max size GPU

Up to 3-slot card
Up to 3-slot card

4X USB

-
yes

Gigabit Ethernet

-
yes

Razer Chroma™

-
yes

Color

Black
Mercury
Black

ULTRABOOST YOUR ULTRABOOK

Give your thin and light laptop the power of a full gaming rig. Whether you’re hunting down enemies in an apocalypse or designing your own 3D world, the Razer Core X and Razer Core X Chroma deliver desktop-class graphics to your laptop instantly. Compatible with Thunderbolt 3 Windows 10 or Mac laptops.

Now compatible with NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX graphics and AMD Radeon™ VII GPUs. Windows 10 RS5 or later required.

Desktop-Class Performance

The Razer Core X series features support for the latest PCIe desktop graphics cards including NVIDIA® GeForce® and AMD XConnect™ enabled Radeon™ cards. Highly mobile developers can now harness the power of compatible NVIDIA® Quadro® cards and AMD Radeon™ Pro cards for professional graphics performance.

Just Plug and Play

After setup is completed with your laptop, the Razer Core X eGPUs are plug and play when connected with compatible laptops for quick connection to your game session. The single Thunderbolt cable connection unlocks desktop graphics. Step up to the Razer Core X Chroma™ to effortlessly connect to desktop peripherals, Gigabit Ethernet, and Razer Chroma™ RGB lighting.

Incredibly Fast Speeds

The Thunderbolt™ 3 (USB-C) connection between a laptop and Razer Core X series yields incredibly fast speeds, while offering a standard connection to various systems. The unique dual-chip design of the Razer Core X Chroma effectively handles both graphic and peripheral data through a single Thunderbolt 3 cable to the laptop.

Versatile Compatibility

Versatile Compatibility

The Razer Core X external graphic enclosure is incredibly versatile and compatible with Thunderbolt™ 3 systems running Windows 10 RS5 or later and Macs running macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 or later. Laptops require a Thunderbolt 3 port with external graphics (eGFX) support.

Future Proof

Future Proof

Stay at the top of your game by keeping your performance maxed. Razer Core X series lets you easily upgrade your graphics card, so you can instantly give your laptop a boost.

Stay Cool Always

Stay Cool Always

Perfectly sized to fit your setup, the Razer Core X series feature additional cooling and open vents in its aluminum body for optimized thermal performance.

Razer compatible laptops include the Razer Blade Stealth, Razer Blade, and Razer Blade Pro (GTX 1060 version) with Thunderbolt 3 port. Laptops require a Thunderbolt 3 port with external graphics (eGFX) support.

TECH SPECS

At a Glance

  • Boost Thunderbolt™ 3 laptops
  • Windows 10 and macOS support
  • Compatible with PCI-Express graphics cards
  • Up to 700W power supply
  • Aluminum chassis

Input & Output

    Razer Core X
    Thunderbolt™ 3 (connection to the system)

    Razer Core X Chroma
    • Thunderbolt™ 3 (connection to the system)
    • 4 X USB 3.1 Type-A
    • Gigabit Ethernet

Internal Power Supply

    Razer Core X
    650 Watts

    Razer Core X Chroma
    700 Watts

Laptop Power Delivery

    Up to 100 Watts via USB-C

Thunderbolt™ 3 cable length

    Razer Core X
    19.67”/ 500mm

    Razer Core X Chroma
    27.56”/ 700mm

Razer Core Approx. Size

    6.61" / 168 mm (Width) x 14.72" / 374 mm (Depth) x 9.06" / 230 mm (Height)

Approx. Weight

    Razer Core X
    6.48 kg / 14.29 lbs.

    Razer Core X Chroma
    6.91 kg / 15.23 lbs.

Laptop Requirements (Laptop not included)

    Connection to system
    Systems require a Thunderbolt™ 3 port with external graphics support. Please check with your laptop manufacture to confirm if your laptop supports Thunderbolt 3 external graphics.

    Please also ensure your laptop has the latest BIOS, firmware, Thunderbolt software, and other applicable updates before connecting to Razer Core X Chroma.

    macOS Systems Requirements
    • Thunderbolt™ 3 equipped Macs running macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 or later.
    • Compatible AMD graphics card sold separately.
    • Razer Synapse 3 software not available on macOS.

    Windows System Requirements
    • Windows 10 64bit RS5 or above with Thunderbolt™ 3 port.
    • Compatible NVIDIA or AMD graphics card sold separately.

Graphics Cards Requirements (Graphics card not included)

    Razer Core X max inner dimensions
    Length : 12.99”/ 330 mm
    Height*: 6.29” / 160 mm
    Width : 2.36” / 60 mm


    Razer Core X Chroma max inner dimensions
    Length : 12.99”/ 330 mm
    Height*: 6.29” / 160 mm
    Width : 2.24” / 57 mm
    * Height measured from top of PCIe connector to the bottom of the locking pin ramps.



    GPU Type
    Up to 3-Slot wide, full-length, PCI-Express x16 graphics card.

    Graphics cards use varied designs based around a common graphics chip. Please ensure the GPU selected meets all size, power, and additional requirements.

    GPU Max Power Support
    500 Watts

macOS Compatible Graphics Chipsets

    Radeon ™ RX 5000 Series
    Radeon ™ RX Vega Series
    Radeon ™ RX 500 Series
    Radeon ™ R9 Series
    Radeon ™ Pro Series

Windows 10 Compatible Graphics Chipsets

    Qualified NVIDIA® graphics chipsets
    Geforce™ RTX 30 Series (Coming Soon)
    GeForce™ Titan RTX Series
    Geforce™ RTX 20 Series
    GeForce™ Titan GTX Series
    Geforce™ GTX 16 Series
    Geforce™ GTX 10 Series
    Geforce™ GTX 980 Ti – GTX 750
    Quadro® RTX Series
    Quadro® P Series

    Qualified AMD graphics chipsets
    Radeon ™ RX 5000 Series
    Radeon ™ RX Vega Series
    Radeon ™ RX 500 Series
    Radeon ™ R9 Series
    Radeon ™ Pro Series

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